The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 91 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.35% 0.13% -
As % of the Applications category 4.21% 1.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £180 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £254 £250 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -
Spreadsheet
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
95 90 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.20% 11.63% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 41
Median daily rate £300 £240 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.07% +6.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £124 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £430 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 4
Median hourly rate £28.00 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £25.47 £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spreadsheet across the North East region.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the North East region.

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -29 4 £180 -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (60.00%) AppSense
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) ThinPrint
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Escalation Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Access
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Change Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Access Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Excel Developer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Escalation Management
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) AppSense
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) ThinPrint
1 3 (60.00%) VMware